Does federal contraceptive coverage make a difference in patient costs? Can universal rapid HIV testing be implemented at low cost? What is the most commonly reported STD? How effective is the HVP vaccine in women older than 25 years? Just how much of a difference does an effective HPV vaccine program make? Read through this sampler of LateBreakers presented at the recent Contraceptive Technology conference in Atlanta.
New analyses from randomized trials make it evident that the clinical recommendations are not yet clear for advising obese women on emergency contraception. However, the prudent health care provider can take into account the available data…
Half of all pregnancies are unintended—a rate that hasn’t budged over the decades. Today, 7 contraceptive options hold promise for bringing down that rate. Feel free to copy and distribute this illustrative 2-sided handout developed by Robert Hatcher, MD, MPH.
The “Contraceptive Technology” conferences will help you synthesize the data and translate the evidence into clinical “pearls” you can put directly into practice. With an array of Preconferences delving into selected specialty areas of interest, plenary sessions focusing on the “hottest” topics, a thought-provoking luncheon presentation, and 30 dynamic, interactive Concurrent Sessions, including hands-on workshops…this conference is certain to improve your clinical practice and expand your network of colleagues. Read more